Elvin Leyer Ellison
Elvin L. Ellison, age 83 of Laveen, Arizona passed away on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 in Laveen, Arizona at his home with loved ones beside him. He was born August 21, 1937 to Russell Ellison and Ruby Ellison in Hamilton, Ohio.
Elvin received a BA from Asbury University in Wilmore, Kentucky; a MA from Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan; and a degree in Mortuary Science from Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science in Cincinnati, Ohio.
He is survived by his wife Jean, his daughter; Amy Weeks, his son; Mark Ellison (Lesley), his sister; Martha Ellison as well as his seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Elvin is preceded in death by his parents, Russell and Ruby Ellison.
Burial services will be held at Riverview Cemetery in Aurora, Indiana at a later date.
The family suggests that donations be made to Christ Community UMC in Avondale, Arizona.